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Harrison, NJ - Hampton Inn & Suites Newark-Harrison-Riverwalk   (Not Rated)

Address: 100 Passaic Ave       Phone: (973) 483-1900

Location/ Directions: NJ Turnpike South or North to Exit 15 W - After Tolls Bear Right and Follow Signs to 508 West (Harrison Avenue). Stay on 508 West Through the Town Of Harrison. go Approximately 1.5 Miles. Make Right On Passaic Avenue. (at Hess Gas Station) Hotel is on Left.

Average Price (Checked Jan 2016): $190.00  AAA Rated: YES  Stars: (***3***)

About Hotel: 6-Floors, 165-Rooms, Interior Corridors, Business Center, Cribs, High chairs, Free Breakfast, Coin Laundry, Elevators, Lounge, Room Service, Fitness Room, Pool, Easy to Set Alarm Clock Radio, Ergonomic Desk Chair, 25 Inch TV, Coffee Maker, Hairdryer, Free High Speed Internet, Iron/Ironing Board, Lap Desk, Microwave, Mini Refrigerator, No Pets Allowed, Non-Smoking Hotel, Self Parking.

Railroad View:   Expect an Excellent View from any room on the building.  The railroad is elevated and crosses over the Passaic River on the north side of the hotel.  No rooms face the railroad directly, view will be on an angle from the room windows.

Railroads past Hotel: New Jersey Transit commuter railroad.  Newark, NJ Broad Street station located across the river just west of the hotel (not viewable from the hotel).

Notes:  The hotel is located within a mile of both Newark train stations (Broad Street Station / Newark Penn Station), while walking to/from the hotel is not advisable, a short taxi cab ride would make this hotel convenient to local mass transit including New Jersey Transit (commuter trains, buses, trolley, and light rail), Amtrak / PATH (both located at Newark Penn Station).

Comments: This motel has not been rated by RailfanMotels.com

Photo Comment: The aerial view looks westward.  The Hampton Inn is the main building in the photograph, the double track railroad is seen to the right side of the hotel.  Both diesel & electric commuter trains operate on this busy rail line.